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Table 7 Comparison of pre-event QOL versus post-event QOL and the influence of pre-event QOL on post-event QOL adjusted to severity among patients with NSTEMI

From: Pre-event quality of life and its influence on the post-event quality of life among patients with ST elevation and non-ST elevation myocardial infarctions of a premier province of Sri Lanka

  Pre-QOL Post QOL Significance of difference Beta coefficient Significance R Square
General-health 45.37 49.78 p = 0.004* 0.673 p < 0.001** 0.648
Physical- functioning 62.10 52.24 p < 0.001** 0.494 p < 0.001** 0.296
Pain 66.89 65.04 p = 0.008* 0.358 p < 0.001** 0.164
Role-limitation-physical 46.83 19.64 p < 0.001** 0.203 p < 0.001** 0.073
Role-limitation-emotional 56.78 32.96 p < 0.001** 0.333 p < 0.001** 0.142
Vitality 56.75 54.44 p = 0.004* 0.490 p < 0.001** 0.326
Social-functioning 71.65 68.58 p < 0.001** 0.445 p < 0.001** 0.257
Emotional Wellbeing 59.19 55.95 p < 0.001** 0.536 p < 0.001** 0.395
  1. *significant at 0.05 level, **significant at 0.001 level